TV (Samsung) Remote Control
- Last update: 1 year ago
- Version: 1.7.8
- Size: 3.34M
- Compatibility: 4.4 and up
- Author: npe
- Content rating: Everyone
- Package name: ir.remote.smg.tv
TV (Samsung) Remote Control
TV (Samsung) Remote Control is a free Android app which will be your lifesaving tool if you can’t find the original TV remote or have no batteries. This app is a perfect replacement for this elusive piece of plastic that keeps hiding under the pillow.
And your smartphone is always in your hand, right? No way you can lose it.
TV (Samsung) Remote Control uses the built-in infrared port — IR-blaster. If your smartphone or tablet doesn’t have it, but your Smart TV has the network interface, you will be able to use the similar app with WiFi interface — Samsung TV Touch Remote.
The TV (Samsung) Remote Control app has been tested with Samsung F6400 TV, but it has to work with other Samsung Smart TVs as well. The app’
s functionality boils down to one thing — remotely control your TV. It’s as simple as that. There are no surprising additional features, but only the screen, representing the buttons which are identical your original TV remote.
You won’t need any additional hardware too. Just launch the app, point your device at your Smart TV and tap the buttons.
The app’s appearance looks like a typical Samsung TV remote. So, if you are using Samsung TV and you can’t find your remote, TV (Samsung) Remote Control will definitely work for you as you will be familiar with the buttons.
Overall, the interface doesn’t look pretty, but beauty isn’t needed here. It’s just a simple app for changing channels, pausing, rewinding, and so on. The stylish design and an ability to change themes would be a cool bonus, though.
You can use the remote control right after installing the app, even without setting it up and figuring out how it works. TV (Samsung) Remote Control is easy-to-use and simple, so you don’t have to be tech savvy to start surfing.
Point the device’s IR blaster at the TV and tap the buttons on the interface. The maximum working range is five meters. Also, keep a note that with the phones in power saving mode or with an almost empty battery the IR blaster might not function.
TV (Samsung) Remote Control contains ads on the top of the screen, but they’re not intrusive and do not pop up. You can enjoy your remote without ads interrupting you all of a sudden.
Cross-platform use 3/5
TV (Samsung) Remote Control is compatible only with Android devices and can replace only Samsung Smart TV’s original remotes.
The app requires the Android version 4.4 and up.
TV (Samsung) Remote Control is free to download and use and doesn’t have any in-app purchases. That’s good, but it also means that there is no way to turn the ads off.
TV (Samsung) Remote Control is an unofficial app but is the one with provides Samsung TV owners with a familiar experience in case their original remote is missed. Anyone who has a recent Samsung TV will love the UI and general look of this app’s control functionality.Collapse
TV (Samsung) Remote Control is a useful app for Samsung TV owners that features a familiar and easy-to-use interface.
Pros : Familiar look for Samsung TV owners;
Ads don’t interrupt the performance;
Cons : Your smartphone must have IRblaster;
No way to turn the ads off completely.
Cross-platform use 3.0